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    Cooks Gardens Motor Lodge

    170 Guyton Street | Cnr of Guyton and Parnell St, Whanganui 4540, New Zealand
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good30%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “spa bath” (5 reviews)
    “dining table” (3 reviews)
    “stayed here” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Business Centre
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 51 reviews

    Reviewed 20 November 2016

    This motel is in immaculate condition. The bed is huge and very comfortable. For the price this is just perfect. Our unit had no marks or knocks on the walls, and was everything you need for a stay in this town.

    Thank Katrine715
    Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for 3 nights over labour weekend. The hosts were welcoming and friendly. The place is spotless and a home away from home. The cleaners came and services daily, doing a great job. Keep it up guys!

    Thank BidzHopez
    Reviewed 25 October 2016

    We rang late at night, the new owner was so hospitable. We had a ute with a car trailor with another car on it that he reserved 2 parks for us. He even offered us a park in front of his own personal garage. Place...More

    Thank KK08_10
    Reviewed 9 October 2016

    We needed somewhere to stay overnight when attending dance competitions for two adults and two children. We had booked a one bedroom unit but were upgraded to a two bedroomed unit for the same tariff on arrival and we were offered a late check-out too....More

    Thank GrannyG45
    Reviewed 2 October 2016

    My husband and I stayed here with our son, in a two bedroom unit. The rooms were spacious but the kitchen/living area was massive! Have never stayed in such a spacious motel - usually you can only use 3 sides of a dining table and...More

    Thank Kirstin B
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$92 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in Whanganui
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Manawatu-Wanganui Region >
    • Whanganui
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    Room Tips
    "We tend to go out and about so for us any room will do. It was very restful. I would think most rooms would..."
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    "Rooms that are adjacent to the office is where we mainly stay and they are very quiet. No road noise"
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    "A quiet motel unit."
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    "All the rooms are essentially the same placed around the car park"
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